I am honoured and humbled to take on the task of President of S.I. Mansfield after a significant year (our Diamond anniversary). Well done! I will do my utmost to meet your expectations, however, I cannot achieve this on my … Continued

Mercy Malaysia UK (MMUK)

President Kam chosen charity MMUK introduced guest speaker, Deputy Sister Ranji at her first supper meeting. Mercy Malaysia UK are delivering life changing cleft lip and /or palate surgery to the children of Myanmar. Cleft lip or palate affects 1 … Continued

International Womens Day

Members staged an display in Mansfield Museum on March 8th The pictures and posters show the work which SI Mansfield contributes to, making life better for women and girls around the world

New President

This last week we have said well done to Diane, last years President for our Diamond celebration year who has had a successful time raising funds for Fountaindale School and the Diamond education Fund. She passed the Regalia on to … Continued

Hats and the Theatre

Mrs Shirley Whitfield talked to the members about her working life making hats and theatrical costumes. She started her apprenticeship in London at L&H Nathens, theatrical costumers established in 1790 situated off the Haymarket in London. She has made costumes … Continued

Veolia Waste Management

Leslie Taylor, Education Officer for the Veolia Waste Management company, spoke to club members recently. The company began in France in the 1800’s and has steadily grown  and covers the following areas, Environmental Services, Renewable Energy, Waste, Water treatments and … Continued

Jestina is convalescing

This is Jestina looking well after having Abdominal surgery. She is awaiting transport for her 200 mile journey back home. This means that she will be at home for Christmas. Jestina should be able to live a normal life when … Continued


Jestina is a 12 year old girl from warima village. During our trip to Sierra Leone  in October her school came to see us and her teacher showed us  Jestina huge Umbilical Hernia that she was was suffering from, She … Continued


The members of Mansfield and district Soroptomist International (SI) group, part of a global volunteer movement working together to transform the lives of women and girls, have donated almost 40 board games to the council to be distributed to the … Continued

Kam’s Ring Pull project

Kam our president elect has encouraged members to save ring pulls from used cans. Instead of these ring pulls finding their way into landfill sites, Kam collects them and posts them to The Purple Community Fund.The main focus of the … Continued